Ingalls Peak/South Ridge


Basic Rock Climb - Ingalls Peak/South Ridge

Mentored climb for Liz.

  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft
  • Pace: 1,000 ft/hr

TBD early start at Lake Ingalls Trailhead.

Priority to Foothills climbing students and volunteers with demonstrated snow scramble experience who may request leader's permission at any point by describing your conditioning and snow scrambling experience. All others wait to request permission until 6/10. Mentored lead for Liz who will address any questions. Participants must not have climbed with Liz before.


Ingalls Peak/South Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • An ice axe (not technical ice tools)
  • A back pack (40 to 60 liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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